Brixton Feoffee Trust - Grant Applications

The Trustees invite applications from people living in Brixton parish who are experiencing financial difficulties. Applications can be made by individual people, couples or families. If you wish to make an application, you are advised to make an initial enquiry by contacting Sally Axell, Clerk to the Brixton Feoffee Trust ( or 01752 880262) for help and guidance in completing an application form (see below) and any supporting information that should be included with your application.  Urgent and emergency requests for financial help can be considered - please contact the Clerk as soon as possible.  On receipt of an application, the Board of Trustees may ask for more information.

Applications can also be made by school leavers or those coming up to school leaving age, to assist in further education or occupational training such as apprenticeships. These applications must be supported by tutors or supervisors (see application form below)

Applications from students from St Mary’s School may also be made to help with the purchase of uniform or stationery or to attend extra curricula activities - these applications must be supported by the Head Teacher.

The Trustees realise that the recent Covid pandemic hit families and individuals very hard.  One-off grants for the purchase of basic household essentials are available.  Please complete the application form below.

The Cost of Living Crisis is also creating difficulties for many.  One-off grants of up to £100 to help households experiencing difficulties are available.  Please contact the Clerk for further information or complete the application form below.

Community grants can be applied for by groups within the Parish of Brixton – recent financial contributions to the community include:

  • Replacement Bus Stops
  • Parish web site
  • Grants to Dementia Friendly Parishes around the Yealm
  • Brixstix Play space

All applications are treated as Confidential.

All forms above are in PDF format and must be printed out and completed by hand.  If you wish to complete a form on your computer, laptop or tablet, please contact the Clerk to Trustees, who will send on in Word format.  Clerk's contact details: 01752 880262 or

All applications for grants are assessed by the Board of Trustees.